Lead Developer for huge UK based financial concern -

Posted 11 November 2021
Salary£90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Bonus plus benefits
LocationEngland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Reference20399
Contact NameMartin Warner

Job description

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My client is looking to build its very successful development team and is looking for a talented Lead Java Developer to manage large-scale applications development projects.

This role offers full autonomy and will include

- writing and reviewing the teams' high quality Java code,
- test and build robust build/test automation Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipelines
- develop, mentor and lead a dedicated team throughout the SDLC.

Working in an Agile environment, overseeing regular releases, working collaboratively with Scrum Masters & partnering with business leaders and senior members of the IT team, ensuring proper communications and project reviews with stakeholders.

Also drive the DevOps strategy to support new technologies and platforms as the client moves to an automation first approach.

This role can be based out of any of the following UK locations with a high level of remote working.

These locations are

London -
Bristol -
Glasgow -
Edinburgh -
Leeds -
Manchester -
Aberdeen -

The successful applicant will

- Manage the application development process of multiple projects and applications, including highly complex ones.
- Design, code, test and debug new and existing applications using technologies and databases.
- Provide architecture, develop project plans/scope and track progress.
- Provides support on most complex, urgent and technically challenging issues.
- Manage, coach, develop, and provides feedback to members of the team;
- Conduct performance appraisals, foster employee development,
- make changes to the team as appropriate.

- Drive DevOps strategy and improvements and support new technologies and platforms

What you need to have:
Hands-on experience in designing applications development using Java
Experience in complex software product delivery in an Agile environment, driving technical direction and leading multiple teams of developers
Practical experience of DevOps with a strong focus on Continuous Improvement.

Experience with Kubernetes/Helm
Proven experience in Javascript

Strong analytic skills to be able to manage complex problems using a number of techniques

Please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you asap